NEWS & EVENTS
The seventh edition of World Forum for Peace took place from 13th of November to 7th of December 2017; and involved a wide range of guests, artists and associations, providing also for this year various culture and peace related activities! This year’s theme was “Peace Communication” and it was represented in every event! Here you will find our latest overview video for the World Forum for Peace 2017 on YouTube!
The seventh World Forum for Peace edition was inaugurated the 13th of November 2017 with our event “Village of Peace”; a spectacular day for peace and culture of peace expressed in 11 different workshops in which over 400 schoolchildren partecipated. During this event our local TV Station covered us!
The transboundary event “Walking for Peace”, was held on Saturday, 7th October 2017 with a wonderful weather. Many people partecipated at the Walking and then at the maccheronata of solidarity, took place at the sala comunale of Ponte Tresa, which was completely full!
From the 17th to the 23rd of November 2017 Maria Lota Gonzales, foundress of Children of Paombong Philippines Association, and Cristina Gonzales, Deputy Mayor of Paombong, have been visiting us in Switzerland in occasion for our seventh edition of World Forum for Peace. During their visit we have met with the architect that will help us in building our Multipurpose Center. Since December 2017 he has been doing site inspection for the land we will be using to build the Multipurpose Center. Furthermore, our President Margherita Maffeis, for the month of January 2018, will be in the Philippines to help developing the project.
Culture Ticino Network Association is looking for a permanent location in order to keep our project “Petals of Peace” alive! This project consists in various afterschools with the theme of peace and culture of peace. If you are willingly to help contact us:
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Every year the Culture Ticino Network Association strives to support solidarity projects in order to help needy people both from Ticino and rest of the World.